J. Belle

 

Jenelle Vannoy aka J.Belle, a native of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, graduated from North Carolina A&T State University in 2007 with her bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communications. Ms. Vannoy took a step further in her education and moved to Las Vegas to work on her second bachelor’s degree as well as embarking on a career in radio broadcasting.

After graduating from the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) in 2013, she began working for iHeartMedia in the Las Vegas market as a triple-threat: on-air talent, producer, and brand ambassador for the radio cluster of four stations. In 2015, J.Belle moved back to North Carolina to work in television until she landed her dream job with one of the biggest Urban broadcasting companies in the world, Radio One.

While with Radio One, J.Belle maintained and managed all digital content for a trio of Charlotte based stations, 92.7 The Block (Urban Mainstream), Old School 105.3 (Urban Adult Contemporary) and Praise 100.9 (Inspirational). With her television background, she was able develop their digital department with a multitude of new features establish amongst the three stations.

 As a digital manager and personality, J.Belle had the privilege of working closely with huge talent such as Reality TV star Dutchess Lattimore of VH1’s Black Ink Crew, R&B Singer Sunshine Anderson, just to name a few.

When J.Belle isn’t working, she enjoys binge watching her favorite TV shows, going to wineries and watching Tik Tok videos.

Keep tabs on J.Belle by following @JnelleBelle on all social media platforms. 

#TheGossipMinute with J. Belle: ABQ Native names new EP after his homestate

A New Mexico artist, Frank Blazquez is telling the stories of men and women who have lived troubled lives and now celebrating a huge accomplishment by having one of his portraits hanging in the Smithsonian. The title of the portrait is Gallegos Twins from Belen, NM. The exhibit opened recently and will be at the…MORE

#TheGossipMinute with J. Belle: Elon Musk documentary and New Mexico family on Family Feud

We’re back after a couple of weeks off! You heard the news and it’s the talk of the town, Elon Musk bought Twitter for $44 billion dollars and plans to make a lot of changes to the app. Now FX and The New York Times are coming together for a new addition to their documentary…MORE

“Rust” film fined by New Mexico Environment Department’s Occupational Health & Safety Bureau

According to CNN.com, the crew on the set of the movie “Rust” “willfully violated” and “demonstrated plain indifference to employee safety” which led to the shooting death of cinematographer, Halyna Hutchins according to the NM Enviromental Department’s Occupational Health and Safety Bureau. The state revealed that gun safety rules were not followed on the set…MORE

[WATCH] :#TheGossipMinute with J.Belle: Red Table Talk and enjoy a night of Flamenco dancing

The Smiths are set to do a Red Table Talk to talk about the incident after rejecting an interview with GMA and the Today Show. I watched the most beautiful show here in Albuquerque and I encourage you to do the same. Tablao Flamenco is back and its a must see. With the show you…MORE

#Whatsthe411: Top 10 ways for men to look sexier

Even if you weren’t born with Brad Pitt’s looks, Matthew McConaughey’s charm or raw sex appeal of the late Steve McQueen, you can still do some relatively simple things to improve your sexual attractiveness. Although much research has shown that what women want most in a man is someone who has professional potential and earning…MORE

[WATCH]: Wheel of Fortune fail goes viral, contestants attacked on social media

On a recent episode of “Wheel of Fortune,” the contestants on the show could not figure out the phrase above after several tries. This video went viral and social media had the time of their lives picking on the contestants. The host of the show Pat Sajak said this below after the video went viral.MORE

#TheGossipMinute: Kim Kardashian is officially a single woman!

Kim Kardashian Is Officially a Single Woman Kim Kardashian’s request to be a single woman has officially been granted by a judge. She will officially be known by Kim Kardashian-no more West. Kim was in court via video call while Kanye did not show up. While Kanye’s lawyer did not object to restoring her single…MORE

#TheGossipMinute: The Weeknd breaking the ultimate girl code and Rebel Wilson’s weight loss secrets

Looks like The Weeknd has moved on from his model girlfriend and on to her best friend. Plus, Ovo Presented by Cirque De Soleil is making its way to Albuquerque March 3rd- 6th at the Rio Rancho Events Center. And lastly, Rebel Wilson shares her weight loss secrets after losing 75 pounds.MORE

[WATCH] J. Belle talks with curator of African American exhibit “Facing the Rising Sun.”

Rita Powdrell and the members of the African American Musuem and Cultural center spent over 2 years putting together their exhibit “Facing the Rising Sun: The Journey of African American Homesteaders in New Mexico, Vision, Belief, and Sovereign Ownership,” an interactive exhibit that showcases the history of the first homesteaders of New Mexico from Las…MORE

[WATCH] Sofia Carson talks Harry Styles, new single “LOUD” and Sofia Carson scholarship

Actress/Singer Sofia Carson stops by The J. Belle Show to have some girl talk about her celebrity crush, dream collaboration and what she thought Jake Gyllenhaal’s response to Taylor Swift’s “All Too Well (10 minute version).” Her new single “LOUD” is out now and on all streaming services!MORE

[WATCH] Gunna and Chloe Bailey play out their “relationship” in You & Me

A couple of weeks ago singer Chloe Bailey and rapper Gunna sparked more rumors that the two are dating by showing up to a L.A. clothing store together hand in hand. Turns out, they were filming a video for Gunna’s new single, “You & Me.” The two looked very cozy together but yet forced in…MORE

ATF and San Juan County Sheriff’s office urges people to turn in ex for Valentine’s Day

If you recently went through a breakup, ATF and San Juan County Sheriff’s office is helping you celebrate Valentine’s Day by turning in your ex especially if they are involved in illegal weapons or drugs. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms and Explosives posted an offer to provide a “Valentine’s Day Surprise” and the San Juan…MORE

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